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Art at City Hall Adds to Fabulous Weekend in Ferndale

June 18th 2016

Art at City Hall Adds to Fabulous Weekend in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 19, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The annual Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission Art at City Hall Exhibit was held June 11 with artists stationed under the awning of the City’s municipal offices.  Artists showcased their work and hopefully made some sales […]

Ferndale Students Present “Putnam County Spelling Bee” Musical March 18-20

March 12th 2016

Ferndale Students Present “Putnam County Spelling Bee” Musical March 18-20 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – An eclectic group of middle schoolers arrive at the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, each eager to win for very different reasons. Sweet and shy Olive brings only her best friend (the dictionary) with her to the bee; Bold speller […]

Royal Oak, Birmingham and Ferndale See Different Results from Water Lawsuit

December 24th 2015

Royal Oak, Birmingham and Ferndale See Different Results from Water Lawsuit (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 24, 2015) Royal Oak, MI – While Ferndale and Birmingham opted for settlements, the City of Royal Oak successfully had a lawsuit dismissed over the charging of a fee on water bills to pay for work on the Kuhn Drain. […]

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part One

November 29th 2015

Crime at the Motorama Motel, Part One Part One of a Three-Part Series (Crystal A. Proxmire) Ferndale, MI – How common is crime at the Motorama? This question comes up from time to time as the public hears about the most serious of cases, including a heroin-related death earlier this year. On April 20, 2015 […]

Build a Gingerbread House at Ferndale Library Dec. 19

November 25th 2015

Build a Gingerbread House at Ferndale Library Dec. 19 (EVENT page)   Ferndale Library 222 E. 9 Mile, Ferndale, MI 48220 Dec. 19, 2015 from 12:30-2pm. Come to the library to sip hot cocoa and build your very own gingerbread house. All materials will be provided. Registration is REQUIRED. Younger children will need adult supervision […]

Ferndale Housing Commission Stops Wilson Payment, Votes to Sell Dodge Charger

June 29th 2015

Ferndale Housing Commission Stops Wilson Payment, Votes to Sell Dodge Charger (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2015) As former Housing Director Deborah Wilson sits in a prison cell for 1-15 years for breaking into vulnerable resident’s apartments and stealing their prescription medications, the Ferndale Housing Commission (FHC) continues to unravel the mess left she left […]